Menelik Watson has knee surgery

Updated: September 12, 2013, 12:37 PM ET
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Oakland Raiders rookie left tackle Menelik Watson underwent arthroscopic knee surgery on his lateral meniscus last week and is expected to be sidelined one month, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.

The Raiders are likely to continue to start Khalif Barnes at left tackle and Tony Pashos on the right side. Barnes had moved from right tackle to left tackle because of injuries to starter Jared Veldheer and Watson, his replacement.

Watson was a second-round pick ...

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